The Ministry of Commerce spokesman
Shen Danyang said today that the first half of the year, the retail network and some solid formats to maintain rapid growth, the national commodity online retail sales grew 26.6% 1-6 month, in addition, auto sales market rebounded slightly, the price of daily necessities. The second half of the consumer market is expected to show steady overall trend.
Ministry of Commerce held a regular press conference today. Ministry of Commerce spokesman Shen Danyang informed the first half of this year, as well as the month of June and the operation of the business situation and answer.
Shen Danyang, the first half of 2016 China’s consumer market to achieve steady growth, 1-6 months, total retail sales of social consumer goods reached 15 trillion and 600 billion yuan, an increase of 10.3%, the growth rate over the previous 5 months to speed up 0.1 percentage points; growth in the month of June 10.6%, the previous month was up 0.6 percentage points, the highest since this year monthly growth rate. June, the Ministry of Commerce to focus on monitoring the actual growth of 5000 retail sales (excluding price factors) higher than last month, 0.2 percentage points, rising for the 4 consecutive month.
on the market operation, Shen Danyang pointed out that the following main features:
is part of the network to maintain a rapid growth in retail and some entities. 1-6 month national physical goods online retail sales grew by 26.6%, the cumulative growth rate accelerated for the first time in two months, accounting for the proportion of total retail sales of social consumer goods further increased to 11.6%, higher than last year’s total of 0.8 percentage points. Physical formats, shopping centers, convenience stores, supermarket sales growth is relatively fast, the growth rate reached 7.5%, respectively, 7.3% and 6.8%.
two is the leading growth in rural and Western regions. Rural consumption continued to grow faster than the town, in the first half of the retail sales of rural consumer goods reached 2 trillion and 200 billion yuan, an increase of 11%, higher than the growth rate of the town by 0.8 percentage points, since 2013 to maintain faster than the trend of the town. Central and western regions to accelerate the growth of the consumer market, 1-5 months, Chongqing, Guizhou, Yunnan, Sichuan, Anhui, Henan and other places to achieve a high growth of 11.4% to 12.9%.
three is a significant rebound in car market sales. Affected by the upgrading of consumption and 1.6 liters and the following purchase tax reduction policy for 1-6 months, above the unit car sales grew 7.7%, the growth rate over the same period last year to speed up 2.4 percentage points; growth in the month of June 9.5%, accounting for more than limit the retail sales of consumer goods accounted for 25.4%, 0.8 percentage point increase over the same period last year. The first half of the national car sales totaled an increase of 8.1%, and below 1.6 liters of displacement passenger car sales year-on-year growth of 17.9%; sport utility vehicles (SUV) sales grew 44.3%; new energy car sales rose 126.9%.
four is the service consumer market continues to expand. 1-6 National Food & Beverage monthly